Dollar rises 1.48% and Stock Exchange advances 1.65%

The trade dollar closed up 1.48%, to R$ 5.182 on sale, in the second consecutive advance. It is the second highest face value since the creation of the Real Plan. The Ibovespa, the main index of the Brazilian stock market, also ended up 1.65%, at 74,639.48 points. Last week, the Exchange accumulated high gains of 9.48%.

Source: UOL Economia